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Trauma Team – and a Belt – Save Amputee’s Life
A quick-thinking Good Samaritan with a belt applied a makeshift tourniquet and Creighton University Medical Center’s trauma team took over...
04/23/2015
Knights Still Exist -- Even When Battles Aren’t Fought with Swords
The order identifies people all over the world who have performed humanitarian service, physicians who have served humanity “above and beyond the call
03/17/2015
The Best in Orthopedic Trauma Care – Again
CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center (CUMC) has been granted a two-year recertification for Orthopedic Trauma Disease Specific Care.
03/17/2015
When a Tourniquet and a Top Trauma Team Save Lives
Mechanic Hank Hansen was working on a truck trailer when his left arm became caught in the frame. He could see where it was trapped at the elbow.
03/16/2015
Omaha EMS to Transport Patients to CUMC’s Level I Trauma Center Again
The state late last week designated CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center an adult comprehensive (Level I) trauma center.
02/23/2015
CUMC regains trauma center designation
Nebraska approved the CUMC’s application to be designated as a comprehensive Level I trauma center.
02/23/2015
Woman Who Lost Leg in Car Crash Meets Man Who Saved Her Life
“It’s gonna hurt, but you’re going to be OK. It has to be this way,” Crisman remembers Hubert saying.
10/14/2014
Accident Victim Praises Trauma Team
As she lay in her crumpled Toyota Siena van, all Traci Wickham could think about was her kids.
02/12/2013
911 Director Surprised to Find Himself Calling 911
Larry was the last person to think he would be would be calling 911.
12/21/2012
I Could Have Been This Close to Goodbye
Alex Deegan says he knew better than to let his guard down. He also knew not to ride his four-wheeler without a helmet.
12/13/2012
I Don't Ask, 'Why Me?'
Life Net rushed Billy Moyle from the accident scene outside of Nebraska City to Creighton University Medical Center. The trauma team was activated...
12/03/2012
Giving Thanks that Katelynn is Home -- and Texting!
Katelynn Malone,13, was sprawled on her side about six feet from the motorcycle. She'd been a passenger on the bike—and was not wearing a helmet...
11/21/2012